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“The same playbook that we saw in tobacco and alcohol is happening again,” says Samantha Thomas, a researcher at Deakin University. “It’s being depicted in advertising as though it’s part of Aussie culture – this idea that if you’re a true Aussie bloke, you go to the pub, you hang with your mates, you watch your sport and now you also gamble on sport as well”.
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As gambling addiction rates continue to climb, there is a greater need for problem gambling funding across Australia. However, many gambling help services are seeing their funding slashed – such as the Cairns Salvation Army.
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As for the Australian Guineas, it’s a tougher race than the market would let you believe. I will take the value here with the Caulfield Guineas winner Divine Prophet. You would prefer that he had had another run into this race, but his run against the older horses in the Orr Stakes was pretty good first-up.
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